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WATCH: Jeffrey Toobin back on CNN after masturbating on a work Zoom call

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Jeffrey Toobin appeared on CNN Thursday to comment as a legal analyst on California appealing a recent court decision on assault weapons bans. It was his first appearance since October, when he was fired for masturbating during a Zoom call with his colleagues at the New Yorker. He had worked there for 27 years.

Alisyn Camerota anchored the segment, and addressed the scandal righty away. “What the hell were you thinking?” she asked Toobin.

“Well obviously I wasn’t thinking very well or very much,” Toobin said. Ultimately, he called his behavior “deeply moronic and indefensible.” But he said he’s spent the seven “miserable” months since “trying to be a better person.” He claims he’s taken the time to go to therapy, do community service and write a book.

You can follow Jenny Goldsberry on Twitter @jennyjournalism.

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Kamala Harris Loses Two More Staffers

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Two more staffers are reportedly leaving their jobs in Vice President Kamala Harris’ office, according to the Washington Post. The news comes just after Harris’ chief spokeswoman, Symone Sanders, announced her departure.

“Symone Sanders, the senior adviser and chief spokesperson for Vice President Kamala Harris, is expected to leave the White House at the end of the year, according to five administration officials familiar with the matter,” Politico reported.

In addition to Sanders, “Peter Velz, director of press operations, and Vince Evans, deputy director of the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs in the vice president’s office, have also told others in the vice president’s office that they are leaving, according to two administration officials,” the Washington Post reported.

Earlier this week, Sanders officially announced her departure in a note to the Vice President’s team.

“I’m so grateful to the VP for her vote of confidence from the very beginning and the opportunity to see what can be unburdened by what has been. I’m grateful for [Harris chief of staff] Tina [Flournoy] and her leadership and her confidence as well,” Sanders wrote. “Every day, I arrived to the White House complex knowing our work made a tangible difference for Americans. I am immensely grateful and will miss working for her and with all of you.”

The news comes just weeks after Harris’ communications director Ashley Etienne filed her resignation.

“Ashley is a valued member of the vice president’s team, who has worked tirelessly to advance the goals of this administration,” a White House official stated. “She is leaving the office in December to pursue other opportunities.”

“Harris’ office has been beset by disorder, bad press, and, at times, internal frictions,” Politico reported, adding, “ … in recent weeks, chatter has grown increasingly loud that Harris wasn’t positioned well to be Biden’s heir apparent in 2028 or, if he opts not to run again, in 2024.”

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